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World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

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Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

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Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

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Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

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Ansarullah

Ansarullah

A Zaidi Shiite movement operating in Yemen. It seeks to establish a democratic government in Yemen.
Shiite

Shiite

represents the second largest denomination of Islam. Shiites believe Ali (peace be upon him) to be prophet"s successor in the Caliphate.
Resistance

Resistance

Axis of Resistances refers to countries and movements with common political goal, i.e., resisting against Zionist regime, America and other western powers. Iran, Syria, Hezbollah in Lebanon, and Hamas in Palestine are considered as the Axis of Resistance.
Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

A regional political u n i o n consisting of Arab states of the Persian Gulf, except for Iraq.
ISIS Terrorist Group

ISIS Terrorist Group

A terrorist group that fights against Resistance Axis in Syria and Iraq. It was founded & armed by America and its allies covertly.
Taliban

Taliban

Taliban is a Sunni fundamentalist movement in Afghanistan. It was founded by Mohammed Omar in 1994.
  Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism is an extremist pseudo-Sunni movement, which labels non-Wahhabi Muslims as apostates thus paving the way for their bloodshed.
Kurds

Kurds

Kurds are an ethnic group in the Middle East, mostly inhabiting a region, which spans adjacent parts of Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey. They are an Iranian people and speak the Kurdish languages, which form a subgroup of the Northwestern Iranian branch of Iranian languages.
NATO

NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949.
Islamic Awakening

Islamic Awakening

Refers to a revival of the Islam throughout the world, that began in 1979 by Iranian Revolution that established an Islamic republic.
Al-Qaeda

Al-Qaeda

A militant Sunni organization founded by Osama bin Laden at some point between 1988 and 1989
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France Awaiting Chaos as Unions Extend Strike for Third Day
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France Awaiting Chaos as Unions Extend Strike for Third Day

Saturday 7 December 2019
France Awaiting Chaos as Unions Extend Strike for Third Day
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France, EU to Retaliate Potential US Taxes: Ministers
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France, EU to Retaliate Potential US Taxes: Ministers

Tuesday 3 December 2019
French ministers warned on Tuesday that Paris and the European Union (EU) would retaliate if the US went ahead with punitive taxes on French products that Washington has threatened to impose.
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US Threatens 100% Tariffs on French Goods over Tech Tax
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US Threatens 100% Tariffs on French Goods over Tech Tax

Tuesday 3 December 2019
The US threatened France with punitive duties of up to 100% on $2.4 billion of its products, after concluding that Paris’s new digital services tax would harm American tech companies.
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France Pans US for Forcing NATO Allies to Buy its Weapons
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France Pans US for Forcing NATO Allies to Buy its Weapons

Monday 2 December 2019
France rebuked the US for seeking to force its NATO allies into purchasing American arms and equipment above anything else
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France Summons Turkish Envoy after Erdogan Calls Macron ’Brain Dead’
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France Summons Turkish Envoy after Erdogan Calls Macron ’Brain Dead’

Saturday 30 November 2019
France summoned the Turkish ambassador to Paris on Friday to protest over Turkish president’s remarks that described French President as “brain dead.”
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French Police Fire Tear Gas on ’Yellow Vest’ Protests Anniversary
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French Police Fire Tear Gas on ’Yellow Vest’ Protests Anniversary

Saturday 16 November 2019
French police fired tear gas in northwestern Paris on Saturday cracking down on protesters on the first year anniversary weekend of anti-government “yellow vest” demonstrations.
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French Muslims Experience Racism 2-3 Times National Average
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French Muslims Experience Racism 2-3 Times National Average

Saturday 9 November 2019
A new poll reveals that in the past five years Muslims in France have been subjected to discrimination at rates more than two to three times the national average.
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Knife-Wielding Man Kills Four Police Officers in Paris
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Knife-Wielding Man Kills Four Police Officers in Paris

Thursday 3 October 2019
A man stabbed to death four police officers and wounded several more at a police headquarters in the heart of central Paris. The attacker was shot and killed
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French Yellow Vests Rally for 46th Consecutive Week
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French Yellow Vests Rally for 46th Consecutive Week

Saturday 28 September 2019
Yellow Vests protesters take to the streets across France for the 46th consecutive week for another round of demonstrations against Emmanuel Macron government policies
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World Leaders Calls for Negotiations between Iran, US
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World Leaders Calls for Negotiations between Iran, US

Wednesday 25 September 2019
French President Emmanuel Macron says Iran, the United States, the remaining parties to the landmark 2015 Iran nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), as well as Persian Gulf states should engage in talks, demanding preservation of the atomic agreement.
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Car Rams into Mosque into Mosque in France
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Car Rams into Mosque into Mosque in France

Sunday 22 September 2019
A car has rammed into a mosque in the eastern French city of Colmar late on Saturday. The vehicle crashed into the Grand Mosque of Colmar and damaged its gate and doorway.
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US, UK, France May Be Complicit in Saudi War Crimes in Yemen: UN
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US, UK, France May Be Complicit in Saudi War Crimes in Yemen: UN

Tuesday 3 September 2019
The United Nations said on Tuesday the US, Britain, and France may be complicit in war crimes committed by a Saudi-led coalition in Yemen.
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Iran Missiles Not Up for Negotiations: Zarif to Macron
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Iran Missiles Not Up for Negotiations: Zarif to Macron

Tuesday 27 August 2019
Iran reportedly has rejected French President’s proposal to include the Islamic Republic’s missile program into new negotiations.
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Squabbles Kick off G7 Summit in French Resort
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Squabbles Kick off G7 Summit in French Resort

Sunday 25 August 2019
Squabbles erupted among G7 nations as their leaders gathered on Biarritz for an annual summit on Saturday, exposing more disagreement among the group, and more petty squabbling than in a soap opera.
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French Waiter Shot Dead for Not Being Quick on Sandwich
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French Waiter Shot Dead for Not Being Quick on Sandwich

Sunday 18 August 2019
A customer shot a waiter dead at an eatery on the outskirts of Paris, apparently enraged at being made to wait for a sandwich, a source close to the investigation said Saturday.

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Palestinians Whom Homes Ruined in Israeli Strikes on Gaza Launch Strike at URAWA Building

Palestinians Whom Homes Ruined in Israeli Strikes on Gaza Launch Strike at URAWA Building